PROFICIENCY 0% 100% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
28%Mountain Home

Nelson Wilks Herron Elementary is a school servicing grades 1 to 2 and is located in the district of "MOUNTAIN HOME SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Mountain Home, AR. There are a total of 632 students and 43 teachers at Nelson Wilks Herron Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 334 free lunch students and 52 reduced lunch students.

Nelson Wilks Herron Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 0.0%, which is 100% lower than the Arkansas average.


Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch334
Reduced lunch52


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Nelson Wilks Herron Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Nelson Wilks Herron Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 94.9% 92.8% 64.2% 51.1%
African American 0.3% 0.3% 19.7% 15.9%
Asian 1.2% 0.7% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.0% 3.1% 11.3% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.2% 0.6% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.6% 2.7% 1.9% 3.1%

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Hackler Intermediate School27%1.4Mountain Home, AR
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Pinkston Middle School35%1.7Mountain Home, AR
Mountain Home Jr. High School40%1.7Mountain Home, AR
Amanda Gist Elementary School40%9.1Cotter, AR
Cotter High School40%9.1Cotter, AR
Arrie Goforth Elementary School52%12.3Norfork, AR
Norfork High School52%12.3Norfork, AR

Mountain Home demographics profile

StatisticMountain HomeArkansasNational
Population density (sq mi)1,0405591
Median age50.337.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%58%55%
Speak English97%93%79%
Speak Spanish2%5%13%

Education level achieved in Mountain Home

IndexMountain HomeArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade83.2%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school81.8%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college58.3%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.4%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.8%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters4.8%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%0.9%1.3%
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Source: The Nelson Wilks Herron Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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